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Text Hover

Add hover text to regular text in posts. Handy for providing explanations of names, terms, phrases, and acronyms mentioned in posts/pages.

Average Rating
4 stars
4.4 out of 5 stars
5 stars
Really helpful for a site loaded with acronyms
By ,

Does exactly what it says it will and simple interface.

4 stars
Seems Solid
By , for WP 3.5.1

Seems solid plugin. Would have given five stars if not for designed interference with acronym tag (an issue to the extent abbr tag increasingly in the picture). For instance, I was unable to over-ride the small caps font of browsers (for whatever reason).

Why not set-up for user-settable formats via <span> tag. I hacked the code for the $new_text to

$new_text = "$1<span style='" . "color:blue; border-bottom: 1px dotted #000; cursor: help;" . "' . title='" . esc_attr( addcslashes( $hover_text, '\\$' ) ) . "'>$2</span>$3";

As a part solution. Seems like developer should simply reserve a specific 'hover text' style perhaps.

5 stars
Awesome! Works as promised
By , for WP 3.8

Love the ability to add and remove all hovers from the plugin settings.
great work!

5 stars
Exactly...
By , for WP 3.5.1

Scott,
Simple, fast, works. 'nuff said.
Great Job!
Thanks,
Mark

5 stars
Works Swell!
By , for WP 3.5

Using the sempress theme I didn't need to add any CSS to make acronyms visible.

5 stars
Very useful
By , for WP 3.4.2

Very good plugin, simple & efficient.
I'd just recommend to add a little CSS so that the accronyms are visible, I added that personally:

abbr, acronym {
	border-bottom: .1em dotted;
	cursor: help;
}

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